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GODS & MYTHS
Scylla (daughter of Nisus)
Scylla cuts off a lock from her father's hair that makes him invincible
Scylla offers the lock to Minos, but he rejects it and turns Scylla away
LITERATURE
Ancient
OvidMetamorphoses CyclesVenice, Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana, Lat. Z. 449 (1634)
OvidMetamorphoses Book VIII
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
late 14th century - early 15th century
LOCATION
Venice, Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana → Lat. Z. 449 (1634), fol. 69v
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso)Metamorphoses
Acknowledgements
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